State prosecutors use a crane to remove a pick-up truck found abandoned with the bodies of six men, some of them decapitated, which are though to have been killed by alleged traffickers of a rival cartel, in Morelos neighbourhood in Guadalajara, Mexico, on March 6, 2018.
These are the categories of crimes that the Texas Department of Public Safety uses to calculate cartel-related crimes.
A former Mexican drug cartel kingpin who dismembered a six-year-old girl with an axe in front of her parents has been sentenced to seven consecutive life terms in a US prison.
Could Fast and Furious be the scandal that brings down the Obama administration? With the full knowledge of the Department of Justice, ATF agents facilitated the sale of thousands of guns to Mexican drug cartels and dropped all surveillance of those weapons once they crossed the border.
Investigators have interviewed more than 60 people in their ongoing manhunt for whoever killed eight members of an Ohio family, reports CBS News correspondent David Begnaud. It's been four days since the bodies were found, but no one is under arrest. Isaiah Jones said he was detained at gunpoint ...
Mexican authorities arrested a Colombian hitman working for a Mexican cartel, a police chief and 16 other people including policemen and assassins. All of the arrests are related to the recent execution of two federal policemen.
Jun 22, 2009 · Gabriela Maldonado, whose son Gabriel Cardona became an assassin for a Mexican drug cartel as a teenager. Credit Michael Stravato for The New York Times
On May 30, 2009, 29-year-old Raul Flores, Jr., and his daughter, 9-year-old Brisenia Ylianna Flores, were murdered at their home in Arivaca, Arizona, during a robbery by Shawna Forde, Jason Eugene Bush, and Albert Gaxiola.
Mexico & The Americas More and more people are being murdered in Mexico — and once more drug cartels are to blame
News about Mexican Drug Trafficking (Mexico's Drug War), including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.
Feb 7, 2018 - Tijuana, BC : Between Monday and Tuesday there was a record of at least 8 violent deaths in Tijuana. The one that most shocked the citizens was the one that was recorded at 4:00 pm on Las Fuentes Boulevard, where two men were shot, and a minor was injured. The reason for the public ...
Jesus Ernesto Chavez, an alleged Mexican drug cartel enforcer told jurors that he stopped keeping track of the number of people he had killed when the number approached 800.
Video from Mexico shows the drug cartel Los Zetas executing a man by beheading. The long and butchered beheading seems to have been carried out with a dull meat cleaver.
Sep 01, 2013 · Mexican drug cartels take in between $19 and $29 billion annually from drug sales in the US. The Mexico drug war: Bodies for billions Major Cartels: Beltran Leyva - Founded by the four Beltran Leyva brothers, Arturo, Carlos, Alfredo and Hector. Formerly aligned with the Sinaloa cartel, now aligned ...
In 2008, Mexican authorities arrested a leader of the Beltran Leyva In 2008, Mexican authorities arrested a leader of the Beltran Leyva Organization, Alfredo Beltran Leyva, also known as "Mochomo."
The Mexican Drug War (also known as the Mexican War on Drugs; Spanish: guerra contra el narcotráfico en México) is an ongoing, low-intensity asymmetric war between the Mexican Government and various drug trafficking syndicates.
How the U.S. Triggered a Massacre in Mexico The inside story of a cartel's deadly assault on a Mexican town near the Texas border — and the U.S. drug operation that sparked it.
Rival factions of the Gulf Cartel continuing their fight for control of drug trafficking territories leading to Texas resulted in 60 murders in November.